CCS Personnel Directory

Rudolf Torsten Clay (Torsten)

Office: HPC 222

Department of Physics & Astronomy
Box 5167
Mississippi State, MS 39762-5167

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, Physics, PhD 1999
Yale University, New Haven, CT, Physics, BS 1993

2014-present: Professor, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, MSU
2008-2014 : Associate Professor, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, MSU
2011 Fall: visiting Professor, Institute for Solid State Physics, The University of Tokyo, Japan
2002-2008: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, MSU
1999-2002: Research Associate, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Research Interest:
strongly correlated electron materials, organic conductors and superconductors, quantum Monte Carlo and other many-body methods
music, amateur radio

Selected PublicationsTotal Publications by Rudolf Torsten Clay (Torsten):  66 
Song, J. P., & Clay, R. T. (2014). Monte Carlo Simulations of Two-dimensional Fermion Models with String Bond Tensor-network States. Bulletin of the American Physical Society. Denver, CO: American Physical Society. 59(1). [Abstract] [Document] [Document Site]

Li, H., Clay, R. T., & Mazumdar, S. (2011). Theory of Carrier Concentration-Dependent Electronic Behavior in Layered Cobaltates. Physical Review Letters. American Physical Society. 106, 216401(4 pages). [Document]

Li, H., Clay, R. T., & Mazumdar, S. (2010). The Paired-Electron Crystal in the Two-Dimensional Frustrated Quarter-Filled Band. J. Phys.:Condens. Matter. 22, 272201. [Document Site]

Clay, R. T., Li, H., & Mazumdar, S. (2008). Absence of Superconductivity in the Half-Filled Band Hubbard Model on the Anisotropic Triangular Lattice. Phys. Rev. Lett.. 101, 166403(4 pages). [Abstract] [Document Site]

Clay, R. T., & Hardikar, R. P. (2005). Intermediate Phase of the One Dimensional Half-Filled Hubbard-Holstein Model. Phys. Rev. Lett.. 95, 096401(4 pages). [Abstract] [Document Site]